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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

BMO Langate congratulates director health service Dr. Saleem ur Rahman for his promotion as...

Srinagar: 24, April, Block Medical Officer BMO Langate, Dr. Nazir, has congratulated Dr. Saleem ur Rahman, director health services Kashmir for having been promoted...

Reinforce exclusive breastfeeding to save infants: Senior pediatricians

Senior pediatricians and doctors on Monday stressed on reinforcing exclusive breastfeeding by mothers during a week-long training program on breastfeeding held at GB Pant...

CM e-inaugurates Dialysis facility at Anantnag District Hospital

Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti e-inaugurated a separate Dialysis facility for Anantnag district Hospital here today. The state-of-the-art facility would benefit around five hundred patients of...

Doda, Kishtwar facing acute shortage of doctors

The tall claims of health department to provide quality health services in hilly districts could be gauged from the fact that out of 438...

GMC organises medical camps

Government Medical College Srinagar, Department of Community Medicine (SPM) through BMO Hazratbalorganised five medical first aid camps at Hazratbal shrine during festival days of...

Workshop on cervical spine management held

Physionovum, a group of physiotherapists organized one day hands-on workshop on cervical spine management at Voluntary Medicare Society, Bemina here today. Practicing physiotherapists across the...

Kashmir hospitals breeding grounds of infection

The backyards of many hospitals in Kashmir continue to be used as dumping grounds for all kinds of wastes, posing threat of infection. At SKIMS...

GMC Neurology department brings fresh hope to patients

The newly opened department of neurology at super-specialty hospital Shireen Bagh is bringing new hope to the patients in Kashmir for treatment of many...

2 hospitals in Kashmir bag Kayakalp certificates

Union health minister, Jagat Prakash Nadda has felicitated two health centers working under directorate of health services Kashmir for promoting sanitation and infection control....

Govt hospital found locked, action initiated

Authorities here initiated action against staff members of New Type Primary Health Center Swari in Kandi block on Thursday after it was found completely...

3 hit by pellets face vision loss

As student protests against Kathua rape and murder intensified in the Valley, three more persons with pellet injuries to eyes were admitted to the...

Stroke patients not receiving life-saving treatment: DAK

Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) Tuesday said that use of a clot-busting drug saves lives of stroke patients, “but at Kashmir hospitals patients don’t receive...

Naik inaugurates off campus accommodation for Ayurvedic College

Union Minister of State for AYUSH, Shripad Yesso Naik  on Tuesday inaugurated the off-campus accommodation for the Government Ayurvedic Medical College (GAMC) here in...

Dearth of doctors hits patient-care at sub-district hospital Tral

The dearth of doctors and paramedic staff at sub-district hospital (SDH) Tral is affecting healthcare in the town. The hospital caters to about 87...

Every hospital to be equipped with modern healthcare facilities: Govt

Minister for Health and Medical Education Bali Bhagat today said the government has taken various path-breaking steps to equip the hospitals in the state...

Antibiotics in treated farm waste contribute to rise of superbugs

Even the most elite waste treatment systems currently available do not remove antibiotics from manure, according to a study which suggests that traces of...

Quacks practising medicine great risk to society: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday expressed concern that a number of quacks practicing medicine are playing with the lives of people and posing a...

Complicated surgery performed

A huge ovarian tumor was successfully removed with laproscope at Trauma Hospital Kangan in district Ganderbal. “A 35-year old female patient  of Yachama  Kangan presented...

Rising CANCER deaths: late diagnosis major cause

Sixty-nine year old Abdul Razaq would occasionally complain about difficulty in swallowing food. This unease continued for almost a year till it reached a...

Novel sticky patch to monitor blood sugar in diabetics

Scientists have developed an adhesive patch, which can non-invasively monitor glucose levels in diabetics through the skin, potentially spelling an end for frequent painful...

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